The National Weather Service has a flood warning posted for the central portion of Kalamazoo County as a result. The river has already been high for the last few weeks, and then went much higher with the heavy rains from last weekend.
Williams, also known as Billy Mexico, was captured by police during a home invasion in the Kalamazoo County community of Comstock on Sunday, the 1st. During that home invasion, he’s accused of murdering Christopher Neal who had just moved into the home along with his wife and young child.
29-year-old Matthew Steppenwolf had been charged with multiple felonies, including armed robbery, arson, carjacking and firearms crimes; last week, he pleaded guilty but mentally ill to those charges, with other felonies being dropped, including ethnic intimidation.